Marlo and Sue Van Peursem of Pella, Iowa are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Amara Lynne Van Peursem to Robert Eugene Kirkbride, son of Terry Gott of Oskaloosa, Iowa and the late Debra Chitwood.
Amara is a 2003 graduate of Holland Christian High School of Holland, Michigan and a 2007 graduate of Grand Valley State University of Allendale, Michigan with a Bachelors in Social Work. She currently is a Living Skills Supervisor for Christian Opportunity Center of Pella.
Robb is a 1994 graduate of Midland Park School of New Providence, Iowa and is a Quality Manager for Falco Aluminum Casting of Fairfield.
The wedding will take place on September 7, 2012 at Honey Creek Resort in Moravia, Iowa.
The new couple are making their home in Oskaloosa.